The BSE Sensex gauge had lost 261.04 points in the previous two sessions
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Meanwhile, on a net basis, Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) sold shares worth Rs 635.24 crore while DIIs bought shares to the tune of Rs 1037.23 crore on Monday, a provisional data showed. Should Mr Trump pull the USA out of a multi-nation agreement on Tehran's nuclear programme, Iranian crude exports might be affected, but analysts said it would also fan the flames of geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, which is home to a third of the world's daily oil supply.
"Albeit, banks outperformed as sentiment improved on account of early recognition of stressed assets".
ICICI Bank, SBI and Axis Bank were among the major gainers on BSE with their stocks surging as much as 6.86 per cent. However, a higher opening in the domestic equity market capped the losses. While, IT and Pharma fell 0.21 per cent and 0.49 per cent, respectively.
M&M (-2.5%), IndusInd Bank (-2%), L&T (-1.9%), Yes Bank (-1.6%) and Bajaj Finance (-1.4%) were the top losers in today's trade.
Sector-wise, bankex index spurted 1.32 percent, followed by realty 1.06 percent, PSU by 0.80 percent, oil and gas 0.36 percent, FMCG 0.19 percent and Power 0.17 percent.
"Major Asian markets have closed on a mixed note". The S&P BSE Small-Cap index inched up 0.10 percent while the mid-cap index shed 0.10 percent.
Overseas, Asian markets were trading higher following firm leads from Wall Street overnight.
Oil prices retreated from three and a half-year highs as investors waited on an announcement by PresidentDonald Trump on whether the United States will re-impose sanctions on Iran. Crude oil prices rose by 0.75 per cent to $75.43 a barrel.
Japan's Nikkei quoted 0.31 per cent higher while Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 1.26 per cent in their early deals. London's FTSE, however, was up 0.08 percent.
Bill Gates concluded that the underlying blockchain technology is very important, but cryptocurrencies themselves are worthless. Berkshire vice chairman Charlie Munger said to Buffett during the meeting, "I like cryptocurrencies a lot less than you do".
The new policy is being implemented with the goal of a 100% prosecution rate for all that enter the US illegally, officials said. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen viewed Calexico's replacement border barrier project on April 18.
Hussain belongs to the religious outfit - Tehreek-e-Labbaik Yarasoolallah Pakistan (TLYP), according to preliminary investigation. Militant attacks in Pakistan have fallen sharply over the past few years, but still pose a threat to carry out assassinations.
China's trade surplus with the USA totaled $80.4 billion in January-April, up from $50 billion in the same period a year ago . For January-April, it rose to US$80.4 billion, compared with about US$71 billion in the same period previous year .
In Tuesday's vote, some Republicans switched sides, and Pashinyan won the backing of 59 lawmakers, with 42 voting against him. After the plebiscite, thousands of opposition supporters rallied against alleged mass violations at polling stations.
Chinese internet users posting on social media described heavy security in the city and extensive flight delays on Monday. Kim said he had come to China to inform Xi of the situation, as events on the Korean Peninsula are unfolding rapidly.
Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr., tweeted Thursday that he thinks a Blankenship nomination guarantees another Manchin term. Blankenship said in a statement Thursday that the establishment is doing everything it can to keep Manchin in office.
Only 12 horses have won all three races in the same year, the most recent being Baffert-trained American Pharoah in 2015. Gunther of Vancouver and raised by Gunther's daughter in Louisville, Kentucky, won with a time of 2:04.20.
Turns Out Disney Might Not Buy Fox After All
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Oil breaks US$70 as market awaits USA call on Iran
Goehring expects the oil market to lose at least several hundred thousands barrels a day if the US decides to end the Iran deal. For investors seeking exposure to the sector, analysts see more appeal in energy equities than in the commodity itself.
Lava Destroys Dozens of Homes in Hawaii
At least nine homes have now been destroyed, Hawaii County officials said. "Please, the residents of Leilani need your help". Areas like Nanawele Estates, Leilani Estates and the coastal area of Kapoho could be affected by the volcanic eruption.
Mourinho eyes Willian if Chelsea want Martial
Manchester United are set to lose Martial this summer with the forward exhausted of Mourinho's treatment of him. Chelsea will attempt to prise Anthony Martial away from Man Utd in the summer, as per reports.
Trump White House accuses China of 'Orwellian nonsense'
Tibet is also considered by Beijing to be an autonomous region of China, though global tensions remain over its political status. The latest squabble comes amid high-level trade talks between the two countries last week.